Komatsu News

- #Reset News Filter#
Main
The history of Smart Construction
The history of Smart Construction
10/15/2019
In 2015, the Japanese government announced its i-Construction initiative. Faced with a labour shortage, the authorities decided to collaborate with advanced industry players to speed up technology adoption in the construction industry and boost productivity. Since then, the revolution has spread to thousands of jobsites.
Wordsworth Excavations receives new Komatsu PC360LCi-11 intelligent Machine Control excavator
Wordsworth Excavations receives new Komatsu PC360LCi-11 intelligent Machine Control excavator
10/8/2019
Wordsworth Excavations, a UK-based bulk earthworks contractor, has been a strong advocate of Komatsu’s intelligent Machine Control (iMC) technology for some time, with several Komatsu intelligent dozers and a PC210LCi-11excavator already part of their large fleet. Impressed by Komatsu’s technology, and with a demand for an excavator capable of bulk loading and fine grading, Wordsworth Excavations ordered the new PC360LCi-11 soon after it was launched at the Bauma 2019 international fair in April.
Boliden Kevitsa Aims for Top Spot in Mining
Boliden Kevitsa Aims for Top Spot in Mining
9/11/2019
On a journey towards constant development and a more automated, efficient and safe working environment; Kevitsa reached a milestone in early July 2019 when it officially took delivery of the first of 17 Komatsu 830E-5 dump trucks ordered from Suomen Rakennuskone (SRO), the local Komatsu Distributor.
The future of construction is digital
The future of construction is digital
8/27/2019
The construction industry is going through radical changes. Digitisation will enable the sector to realise much needed productivity gains and increase transparency. The introduction of digital technology will also create better and safer jobsites, and turn construction companies into employers once again attractive to young people.
Komatsu Europe at bauma 2019
Komatsu Europe at bauma 2019
7/22/2019
Bauma is the most important trade fair in the industry for construction vehicles and equipment, building material machines, and for mining machines. And, in its 65-year history, it had never generated more positive results and feedback than with this 2019 edition. A record 620 thousand visitors from over 200 countries, 3,700 exhibitors, countless technological innovations and new products, and recurrent reports of “highest sales ever”, proved that bauma is the heartbeat of the industry.
Komatsu Europe upgrades used equipment website
Komatsu Europe upgrades used equipment website
6/20/2019
Komatsu Europe anounces the upgrade of its used-equipment web site (used.komatsu.eu). Redesigned and developed in collaboration with Mascus and Ritchie Bros Asset Solution, the new complete end-to-end solution is mobile and user- friendly, with software and improved tools that will help Komatsu and its European dealers to better manage, analyze and remarket their used equipment via an inventory management system (Komatsu IMS)